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Summer Hours Begin June 2

Our summer worship schedule will begin on Sunday, June 2, at 10 a.m.  Adult Christian Education classes will meet at 9 a.m. Advertisements

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Why Do We Observe Memorial Day?

In the song, “What Did He Die For?”, Twila Paris reminds us why we observe Memorial Day–and why we worship Jesus as our Savior. The first verse tells of a 21-year-old fighting for America’s freedom during World War II. The … Continue reading

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Lesson of the Pancakes

One Saturday morning, six-year-old Bryan decided to fix his parents pancakes for breakfast. He found a big bowl and spoon, pulled a chair to the counter, opened the cupboard, and pulled out the heavy flour canister, spilling it on the … Continue reading

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The Way Forward (Acts 9:1-6, (7-20)

“Saul got up and was baptized, and after taking some food, he regained his strength.”  Acts 9:20. “Jesus said to Simon Peter ‘Feed my sheep….’”  John 21:17 In an act of compassionate faith, the followers of the risen Christ share … Continue reading

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Road Trip to the Ohio State Reformatory, Mansfield, Ohio

The Tuesday morning ladies’ group is planning a road trip to visit the Ohio State Reformatory in Mansfield on Wednesday, May 29, carpooling from the church at 9:30 a.m. We need at least 20 people in order to have a … Continue reading

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Calling All Musicians

During the summer months the St. John’s choir members are on hiatus.  If you, or someone you know, is musically talented and would like to offer special music for a worship service during the months of June through August, please … Continue reading

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Projection Screen Needed

The church is in need of a projection screen for the first two Sundays in June.  If you have one that could be borrowed, please let her know.

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Church Camp Registration Forms Available

Registration forms are available for Templed Hills, our UCC church camp, from Pastor Carol. If you have never attended grandparents camp with your grandchild(ren), Pastor Carol highly recommends it. Please see her to learn of her wonderful memories and experiences … Continue reading

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This Week at St. John’s UCC

Centering Words for May 19:   Compassionate Lord, whose Son gave himself unselfishly to his followers and commanded those followers to love one another in the same way, instill in us a genuine love for one another, that our world may … Continue reading

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Our Daily Bread Soup Kitchen

If you would like to volunteer for helping serve at Our Daily Bread soup kitchen in Lima on Tuesday,  May 28, 2019,  please sign up on the bulletin board in the sanctuary.  Helpers are always welcome.

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